Yearly Archives of : 2005

Pool Cues, Pool Sticks and Cue Sticks


Pool Cues, Pool Sticks and Cue Sticks Ask any great player and they’ll tell you that the most import piece of equipment that a pool player can own would is a pool cue. The modern two-piece pool cue has been around for over a century. The pool cue actually started as a mace , which […]

Hines Wins with Spirit


Hines Wins with Spirit By J.A. Barnes The finale of the Ladies Spirit Tour, the Florida State Championship, drew some of the best women around, including Rachael Abbink, Debbie Schjodt, and 2002 winner Tracie Hines. However, the 2004 champion was going to have to win with spirit in such a competitive environment. The event, held […]

Fisher Takes JPNEWT Finale


Fisher Takes JPNEWT Finale By InsidePOOL Staff Kelly Fisher came from the o­ne-loss side of the chart to take JPNEWT’s final event over Tina Meraglio at Hagerstown Billiards in Hagerstown, MD, o­n November 27-28. Fisher completed her comeback victory by overcoming a second-round defeat by road partner Val Finnie. Fisher earned wins in the west […]

McCready Leads Field for Joss Win


McCready Leads Field for Joss Win By Bill Rosenberger Earthquake Keith McCready was o­ne of many big names to make an appearance at the Joss Tour event o­n November 27-28. Joining him at Drexeline Billiard Club in Drexel Hill, PA, were number-one ranked WPBA player Karen Corr and last week’s winner Jose Parica, but it […]

Joey Korsiak K-O’s Joss Event


Joey Korsiak K-O’s Joss Event By Bill Rosenberger Joey JK Korsiak outlasted 37 players at Action Billiards in Hamden, CT, o­n November 13-14 to win the Joss Tour 9-Ball event. Korsiak made his way through field undefeated to earn a top prize of $1,450. Korsiak battled Mike Minichello in the hot seat match, and it […]

Ga Young Kim Wins on JPNEWT Tour


Ga Young Kim Wins JPNEWT May Event Ga Young Kim flew up from Florida with a mission in mind. And that mission was to win the J. Pechauer NorthEast Women’s Tour May Qualifier event at Comet Billiards in Parsippany,NJ. Ga Young went undefeated in the event and posted wins over Liz Schwartzreich, Ellie Chang, Carol […]

Star-Studded Joss Tour Led by Sambajon


Star-Studded Joss Tour Led by Sambajon By Bill Rosenberger Visit InsidePOOL for the latest news from the sport of billiards and pool. (/)

Olhausen Official Table Sponsor of International Challenge of Champions


Olhausen Official Table Sponsor of International Challenge of Champions May 22, 2003, San Diego, CA ¾ Olhausen Billiard Manufacturing, Inc. (“Olhausen”), announced today that billiards champions from around the world will go head-to-head in the Thirteenth Annual INTERNATIONAL CHALLENGE OF CHAMPIONS. The winner-take-all $50,000 event will be held August 13th – 14th at the Mohegan […]

Lee Van Corteza Catches the Last Train to the World Pool Championship Through San Miguel Asian 9-Bal


Lee Van Corteza Catches the Last Train to the World Pool Championship Through San Miguel Asian 9-Ball Tour Philippine player Lee Van Corteza became the third champion in the San Miguel Asian 9-Ball Tour after Go to the o­nline brackets

Django Eyes his First Tour Title in the Manila Leg of the San Miguel Asian 9-Ball Tour


Django Eyes his First Tour Title in the Manila Leg of the San Miguel Asian 9-Ball Tour STAR Sports Bring Finals Action LIVE Tomorrow Go to the o­nline tournament brackets. (TournamentSystem/index.php?tourney[id]=14%20 action=brackets)